Orlando, FL (April 20, 2021) – At 8:27 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, April 20, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred on a highway in Orlando.
According to Orange County officials, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of FL-408 around the area of Hiawassee Road. Two or more vehicles collided in the area, which led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. Their conditions are not yet known.
Two left lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in the state of Florida every year due to the negligence of others. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, approximately 400,000 car accidents took place due to reckless reasons. Out of these accidents, more than 200,000 people were injured in these collisions. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents on our highways include driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been injured in a car crash that is not your fault, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
The aftermath of a Florida car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. Those injured in these accidents will typically be left with a variety of questions that they cannot answer on their own. For instance, what evidence will help you show that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines are you expected to meet when you bring a claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you will be able to answer when you speak with a Florida personal injury attorney who has handled these types of claims in the past.
At Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, we have diligently assisted those injured in Florida car accidents over the years. We will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system for the first time. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in Florida at (786) 519-2423 for more information on how we can help you.
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Disclaimer: Our firm writes these posts in an effort to provide valuable information for people who have been injured in serious accidents. We have worked hard through the years at Chad J. Robinson, PLLC, to build a reputable business reputation and hope that by drawing attention to the dangers associated with driving in Florida that drivers will slow down and obey all traffic laws so that they do not suffer injuries in an avoidable accident. We want to ensure that if you do find yourself in an accident, you know what steps to take to get the treatment you need to recover fully from your injuries. This article is not a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in this article is intended to be medical advice or legal advice. Seek medical attention if you are injured. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.